Several area churches will welcome a family conference Nov. 7-8. The conference is designed to encourage and equip parents and married couples in Southeast Texas, and surrounding areas.

Dinner for participants and their children will be provided on both nights, along with childcare.

Friday’s seminar at North Orange Baptist, will be from 6:00 pm – 8:45 pm, and will host a variety of local talent speaking on various topics like blended families, discipline, post modern media families, marriage, and the blessing. Local speakers will be Judge Courtney Burch-Arkeen, Michael Pigg, Cliff Ozmun, Richard Burns, and Barry and Jackie Bradley.

Jim Burns will present the seminar “Generation 2 Generation” on Saturday, from 5:00 pm – 8:45 pm, at First Baptist Church, Orange. Jim is President of HomeWord and Senior Director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University.

The event is sponsored by First Baptist Orange, North Orange Baptist, Little Cypress Baptist, and Orange First Church of the Nazarene.

More information and registration for families can be found at